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Pucadelphys andinus Marshall and de Muizon 1988 (metatherian)

Mammalia - Theriiformes - Pucadelphydae

PaleoDB taxon number: 246571

Full reference: L. G. Marshall and C. de Muizon. 1988. The Dawn of the Age of Mammals in South America. National Geographic Research 4:23-55

Belongs to Pucadelphys according to Marsall and de Muizon 1995

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: YPFB Pal 6105, a skull (Nearly complete skull). Its type locality is Tiupampa site 1, the “quarry”, which is in a Danian terrestrial horizon in the Santa Lucía Formation of Bolivia.

Ecology: scansorial omnivore